SCUgS Calendar Change Proposals

Calendar change proposals are added to the tables below once they are submitted to SCUgS. Proposals will be removed one calendar year after that item's last successful action.

St. John's Campus

Business Administration

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Education

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
General Calendar Changes Amendments to Deptartmental regulations: 1. Edits to section 7 to make program descriptions consistent, 2. Adjust wording of 8.11, 3. Adding note to Special Education programNov. 23, 2018Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 16, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Post-Secondary Calendar Changes Clarification of regulation 8.4

Nov. 23, 2018 Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 15, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
1. Amendments to Regulation 6.13.2 #7
2. Amendments to Regulations 8.7 #3c, 9.5 Table 6, and 9.7 Table 9
Nov. 23, 2018 Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 16, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Calendar Changes to Existing Programs: Primary/Elementary as a Second DegreeDec. 6, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 15, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information

Engineering and Applied Science

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Introduction of new Biomed streamNov. 29, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018

Jan. 31, 2019

Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Amendments to ENGI 200WNov. 29, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Dec. 14, 2018 
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Adding "LH" to ENGI 5800Nov. 29, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Deleting "CO" from ENGI 5821Nov. 29, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Changes to sections 5.2.1 and 5.3.3 of the Engineering Admissions regulationsNov. 29, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information
Addition to 4.3.5 Ocean and Naval Architechtural Engineering to better advertise Math minor opportuinities; and the correction of a minor error in regulation 6.5.1  Nov. 29, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information

Human Kinetics and Recreation

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Addition of "PR" to HKR 4575 and 4685; and changes to regulations 4.1 and 5.3.2 to better reflect current degree offerings and admission practicesNov. 30, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information

Humanities and Social Sciences

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Adding acellerated format option to ARCH 2480 and 2583Nov. 23, 2018 Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019

Approved
Feb. 12, 2019

For information only
Calendar updates to the Certificate in CriminologyNov. 23, 2018Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
Dec. 12, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to the Police Studies DiplomaNov. 23, 2019Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to Departmental Regulations for Spanish Major and Minor program transfer credits, French Transfer Credits, and German MinorNov. 23, 2018Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
1. Canadian Third Year in Nice; 2. Adding Co-op Ed International Internship Deadlines to iBA International Internship Option; 3. Specifying electives can fulfil B.A. Breadth of Knowledge Core RequirementNov. 23, 2018Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Transfer Credits from other Post-secondary InstitutionNov. 23, 2018 Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019 Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
1. Addition of previously unlisted course in 6.1.2.2 (CRW) Requirements; 2. Change to wording (for clarity) of 8.1 General Regulations for Certificate Programs; 3. Removal of prerequisite for ENGL 1020Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
1. Addition of prerequisites to SOCI 3306 and 2. addition of Sanskrit to Language Study RequirementDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Deletion of UNIV coursesDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Deletion of HSS Reg 6.1.7.3Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Addition of Dean's Award to Dean's Leist Calendar EntryDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to existing English courses: 2850 and 2851Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to Diploma in Creative Writing (7.5.3 Admission requirements)Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course: CMST 3001Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb 12, 2019
For information only
New course: CMST 4002Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb 12, 2019
For information only
New course: ENGL 3009Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to Major and Honours in GeographyDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to existing course: GEOG 4700Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course:GEOG 3228Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course:GEOG 490A/BDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course:GEOG 4030Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course:GEOG 4040Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course:GEOG 4050Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course:GEOG 4060Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Removal of Specialization in Maritime History and deletion of HIST 2110Dec. 12, 2018 Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Regularization of HIST 4568Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Regularization of HIST 4313Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Regularization of HIST 3819Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to the Linguistics Major, Minor, and Honours programsDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to existing courses: LING 3104, 3155, 3210, 3951, 4201, 4202, 4301, 4310, 4350, 4400, 4403, and 4956Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to SPAN 1000 and 1001Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to French Major and Honours programsDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 17, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Creation of Religious Studies Special Topics Block: 2900 - 2930Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 17, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to the titles and descriptions of RELS 2850, 3811, 4812, 4998, and 4999Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to existing Archaeology courses: 3290, 3291, 3520, and 3525Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 17, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions Received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan, 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New Programs: Major and Honours in Archaeology (Co-operative)Dec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 17 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions Received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amendments to existing program: Certificate in Aboriginal and Indigenous StudiesDec. 12, 2018Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New Program: Minor in Communications StudiesDec. 12, 2018Approved Jan. 10, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 19, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only

Library

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Title change to INTG 100A/BDec. 3, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018 
Jan. 31, 2019

Approved
Feb. 12, 2019

 For Information only

Medicine

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Music

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Clarification of admission process and criteria for Performance Major of the Bachelor of Music programNov. 9, 2018Approved 
Nov. 22, 2018
Pending revisions

Revisions received
Nov. 23, 2018
Nov. 27, 2018Approved
Dec. 11, 2018
For information only
Addition of two new courses--MUSI 3300 and 3301--and any associated secondary changesDec. 6, 2018Agenda
Dec. 13, 2018
Motion Withdrawn; Docs to return Dec. 20, 2018 
Addition of two new courses--MUSI 3300 and 3301--and any associated secondary changesDec. 15, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information

Nursing

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
The sequential discontinuation of the BN (Collaborative) Program Fast Track option and replacement with a three-year accelerated option.Nov. 9, 2018Approved
Nov. 22, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Nov. 26, 2018
Nov. 27, 2018Approved
Dec. 11, 2018
Approval required

Pharmacy

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
- Deletion of 2nd year BSc courses (3000 level)
- Amendments to PharmD for Working Professionals (PT program) - course titles and descriptions
- Amendments to PharmD (FT program) - course descriptions for all Pharmacy Practice courses
- Amendments to PharmD (FT program) - 7.1.2.1 Clear Promotion & 7.1.2.2 Promotion Denied; and 4.1.1.2 Injection training for Pharmacy Practice experience
Nov. 30, 2018Approved
Dec. 6, 2018
Pending revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 4, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For Information onhy

Science

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
New course proposal: COMP 3100Nov. 20, 2018Approved
Nov. 22, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to the course descriptions of EASC 1002, EASC 499A and 499B Dec. 7, 2018Aproved
Dec. 13, 2018
with one friendly amendment
 
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Revisions to the structure of the Biology Major program: moving towards a single Major with multiple, optional areas of concentrationDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Pending minor revision
Revisions receivedJan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Creation of a Joint Honours in Marine Biology program, jointly offered by the Departments of Ocean Sciences and BiologyDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Revisions to the Joint Major in Marine BiologyDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Updates to the course description and "PR" of BIOL 4605Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: OCSC 4400 Deep-Sea EcologyDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018

 
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Minor amendments to the Admission Requirements of two programs in Ocean SciencesDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
pending minor revision
Revisions receivedJan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: COMP 1003 Foundations of Computing SystemsDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
with friendly amendment
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to existing courses: 1000-level to 4000-levelDec. 7, 2019 Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to existing programs: Visual Computing and Games Major; Computer Science/Statistics Joint Major; add paragraph to Computer Science/Physics Joint Jonours; Computer Science Internship; and replace COMP 1000 with COMP 1003 in appropriate programsDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amend MATH 2320Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Pending minor revisions
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amend MATH 3000Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Pending minor revisions
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amend courses: BIOC 2910, 3402, 3906, 3907, 4200, 4230, 4240, 499A and BDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Amend Programs: Major in Biochemistry, Major in Nutrition, and Honours Degree in NutirtionDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to existing courses: PSYC 3250 - 3810Dec. 7, 2018 Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: PSYC 3251Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: PSYC 3840Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: PSYC 3860Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: PSYC 2521Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
New course proposal: Add lab to  PSYC 3800 Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb 12, 2019
For information only
New selected topics course proposals: PSYC 4852, 4853, and  4854Dec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to existing program: Behavioural NeuroscienceDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 20, 2018
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changes to Computer Science Departmental Regulation: Comp SCI Minor program; Admission criteria for Major programDec. 7, 2018Approved
Dec. 13, 2018
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only

Social Work

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
1. Update non-Social Work courses listed in Table 1 Complementary Studies of Section; 2. Create greater clarity and accuaracy of language in several Social Work calendar scetions pertaining to Admissions regulations as well as Academic and Promotion regulations.  Nov. 15, 2018Approved
Nov. 22, 2018
Pending revisions 
Revisions received
Jan. 7, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only

Grenfell Campus

Arts and Social Science

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Proposals for two new English courses: ENGL 2245 and ENGL 3192Oct. 25, 2018Approved
Nov. 8, 2018
Pending Revisions & consultation with Dept. of ENGL, St. John's
Revisions and notice of consultation Received
Nov. 16, 2018
Scheduled meeting of
Nov. 27, 2018
Approved
Dec. 11, 2018
For information only
New Course proposal: ENGL 2145 Pride Literature in CanadaJan. 15, 2019Approved
Jan. 17, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Minor changes to BUSN 3500, 4010, 4060, 4070; regularize SpTop course BUSN 4800; introduction of new course, ENGL 2240Feb. 25, 2019Approved
Feb. 28, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
March 7, 2019
April 25, 2019Approved
May 14, 2019
For information only
Changes to "Table 10 Bachelor of Business Administration" Electives section, and the addition of STAT 2550 and PSYC 2925 to Year 2 Required Courses under the the same Table.Apr. 22, 2019Approved
April 25, 2019
Pending minor revisions
Revisions received
May 6, 2019
New course proposal: ENGL 4247 TheArt of Revolution: from the Romantics to PunkApr. 22, 2019Approved
April 25, 2019
Pending minor revision
Revisions received
May 6, 2019

Fine Arts

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Science and the Environment

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Introduction of New Core Program RequirementsOct. 4, 2018Approved
Oct. 11, 2018
Oct. 25, 2018Approved
Nov. 13, 2018
For information only
Introduction of new course (MATH 4305) as well as the regularization of Special Topics course MATH 4290Nov. 15, 2018Approved
Nov. 22, 2018
Nov. 27, 2018Approved
Dec. 11, 2018
For information only

Marine Institute

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard
Proposal for changes to the existing Bachelor of Technology programOct. 30, 2018Approved
Nov. 9, 2018
Pending Revisions
Revisions Received
Scheduled meeting of
Nov. 27, 2018
Approved
Dec. 11, 2018
For information only
Creation of Major in Safety Management within the existing Bachelor of Maritime Studies (BMS) programOct. 30, 2018Approved
Nov. 9, 2018
Pending Revisions
Revisions ReceivedScheduled meeting of
Nov. 27, 2018
Approved
Dec. 11, 2018
For information only
Changes to General Academic regulations - Bach of Maritime Studies/Bach of TechJan. 8, 2019Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only
Changing "Options" to "Majors" within the Bachelor of Technology programJan. 8, 2019Approved
Jan. 10, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019Approved
Feb. 12, 2019
For information only

Other

Description of Calendar ChangeReceivedSCUgSExecutiveSenateBoard

Notations

The notations listed above include:

  • Agenda: The item appears on the agenda for the meeting scheduled on the indicated date.
  • Rescheduled: The item was not considered at the meeting scheduled on the indicated date, and will instead be added to a future agenda. This may denote that the meeting itself was rescheduled, that the meeting was adjourned before all agenda items were considered, or that additional information was required before the item could be considered.
  • Tabled: The item was considered at the meeting scheduled on the indicated date, but has been postponed until a future meeting so that action can be taken in the interim.
  • Withdrawn: The item was considered at the meeting scheduled on the indicated date but was withdrawn from consideration, and may be resubmitted at a future date.
  • Not approved: The item was considered but rejected at the meeting scheduled on the indicated date.
  • Approved: The item was considered and approved at the meeting scheduled on the indicated date.
    • Pending revisions: The item was approved pending revisions from the faculty/school.

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